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2014-05-30 23:05:46

The Substance Abuse Help Group Organization Comments on Efforts of Study Miami, FL (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 As reported by CBS News in the article The New Face of Heroin: Today's Users Different Than Decades Ago(5/28), a recent study has found that the demographic statistic of modern-day heroin users differs from users of the 1960's. According to the study, the most significant difference was found in gender and location. While both young men and women living in suburban and rural...

2014-05-30 23:03:07

Narconon Freedom Center raises awareness of the dangers of prescription drugs during National Safety Month. Albion, MI (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 The National Safety Council sponsors the month of June as National Safety Month. As part of the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the National Safety Council cites injuries as a leading cause of disability for Americans of all ages, as well as a leading cause of death for those aged 1 to 44. The agency also notes that many injuries...

2014-05-29 23:14:54

The Substance Abuse Help Group Commends Former Bon Jovi Guitarist For His Efforts Toms River, NJ (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 As reported by The Associated Press in the article Bon Jovi Guitarist to Play at Anti-Drug Forum, (5/27) Richie Sambora will be debuting a song called “Lighthouse” at an anti-drug forum. The song is aimed at fighting off heroin and prescription pill abuse, two epidemics that have currently hit New Jersey and other states along the east coast. Sambora, who has never...

2014-05-29 23:02:21

On Saturday, June 21st, kickstands will rise across the state of Ohio for the Solace on the Solstice Motorcycle Rally, in an effort to raise awareness about the dangers of prescription drug abuse and stop this deadly epidemic in its tracks. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Ohio’s death rate due to unintentional drug poisonings increased 372 percent from 1999 to 2010, and the increase in deaths has been driven largely by prescription drug overdoses. On average, one person in Ohio dies...

2014-05-28 23:11:03

There are no easy solutions to recovery from substance abuse, and a life of sobriety is a daily choice, not merely a new condition resulting from recovery. Fortunately, Insight to Recovery has developed means to help people from all areas of the United States to realize just how good life without the anchor of substance abuse can be. Boynton Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 For many people, finding a way to balance a new life in sobriety against the needs of recovery can be a difficult...

2014-05-28 08:31:53

~ New Resources from the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids and the Treatment Research Institute Guide Parents to Get Help for a Child's Addiction, Continue Care into Long-Term Recovery ~ NEW YORK, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids and the Treatment Research Institute (TRI), today launched new resources that help guide families when they are selecting an adolescent substance abuse treatment program and then continuing care into long-term...

2014-05-27 23:12:30

In its latest blog post Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process is successful, is looking at common street names for popular drugs. (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 In its latest blog post Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process...

2014-05-27 23:03:46

Located in Colton, California, New Creation Treatment Center has been helping addicts to recover from substance abuse for the last twenty years utilizing a twelve-step model. They are able to treat all genders through an individualized approach taking into consideration that all human beings are unique. Colton, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 New Creation Treatment Center has announced its plan to expand the Women’s Treatment Center in order to help more female addicts and alcoholics. New...

2014-05-27 23:03:31

Pro-Recovery Detox Center Harbor Village Recognizes Root Cause of Problem (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 As reported by The Daily Beast in the article “Prescription Drugs More Deadly Than Car Accidents, Guns, and Suicide” (5/25), the National Institute of Drug Abuse has found many recent, disturbing facts about prescription drug use in the United States. The statistics in the article show that prescription pain killers account for 75% of deaths around the world, 52 million people over the age...

2014-05-27 08:28:40

WILL CALL FOR MORE TREATMENT AND EXPERTISE TO ADDRESS COUNTRY'S 23 MILLION TREATMENT GAP, EXPLOSION IN PRESCRIPTION DRUGS, HARMFUL TRENDS MAKING DRUGS MORE AVAILABLE, AND HOW TO ASSURE NEW LAW CALLING FOR 'PARITY" FOR DRUG TREATMENT IS IMPLEMENTED LA QUINTA, Calif., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's former Drug Czar, Four-Star General Barry McCaffrey, and CEO Jerry Rhodes of CRC Health Group, the country's largest treatment provider, will open a three-day Western...


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